Lot 384: Chinese silk embroidered dragon robe (Jifu)
November 17, 2016
West Columbia, SC, USALive Auction
Chinese silk embroidered dragon robe (Jifu) Qing dynasty, rich blue ground finely worked in gold and vibrant threads depicting eight large five-clawed dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls amidst cloud scrolls, bats, roundels and emblems, with similar trim containing six dragons, above lishui stripes; contained within plexiglass display case; robe H54" W88", and case H70 1/2" W95" D14"
Provenance: Tennessee private collection
Note examined out of case. Appears to be in overall good condition. Sleeve of different fabric. One broken toggle.
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